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Byron Allen: Al Sharpton Allegedly Rewarded With “Chicken Dinner Payoff” for Keeping Other Blacks Off TV

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Street preacher Al Sharpton was allegedly paid millions to keep his mouth shut while cable TV discriminated against black programming. According to a $20 million dollar lawsuit brought by the National Association of African-American Owned Media, Sharpton and his shell non-profit, the National Action Network, took cash donations in exchange for not protesting against the lack of black programming on ... Read More »

Dr Boyce & Yvette: Will MSNBC Dump Al Sharpton after Obama is gone?

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download It’s being reported from a few media outlets that Al Sharpton may get dropped by MSNBC. The Daily Beast is citing anonymous sources from within the company who claim that he may be moved to a weekend time slot. “In the longer term, these sources said, the Rev. Al Sharpton—a larger-than-life personality who ... Read More »

Fox host refers to Lady Gaga song as “Jigaboo Music”

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We don’t know if your jaws dropped to the floor as quickly as our own, but you have to see this.   One of the hosts on a local Fox affiliate, for some reason, felt compelled to describe a Lady Gaga song as “Jigaboo music.”  The incident occurred in Cleveland, a city with enough diversity that any intelligent news host ... Read More »

Racism is Better Than Hip-Hop, Says Fox’s Geraldo Rivera

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By Angela L. Braden In an interview that aired on HuffPost Live, Geraldo Rivera blamed hip-hop for the destruction of “Black and brown” people in the last decade. Rivera, who has always been outspoken for his over-the-edge views on politics, culture, and society, appeared on Huff Post Live to discuss his rather speedy stint on Celebrity Apprentice. The Fox contributor ... Read More »